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in the pr ner from >>> 49ers win, successful broadcast. >> i was very impressed with downtown indianapolis. you can walk from downtown to lucas oil stadium. they did it right. it's a beautiful place but the 9ers got off on a good start and they got a strong performance in the preseason opener from rookie runningback anthony dixson, who ran for 100 yards but he will not win the backup job to frank gore because today, the 49ers signed veteran runningback bryan westbrook, who spent the first 8 seasons of his career with the eagles. the 49ers wanted a veteran who knew how to block knew how it protect a quarterback and westbrook fits the bill. brian joins us. congratulations. who made contact first? >> the 9ers called me first. i'm happy to be here. >> you're only 30 years old but you sustained multiple concussions, a couple last year that limited to you just half a season to start. what kind of risk are you taking by continuing to play football? >> well, just by conferring with the doctors and talk with them, they said that i'm not taking any additional risk by playing football. my risk is ju
. and the pack went on to crush the colts 59-24. indianapolis, not looking too good. lost all three of its preseason games. >>> when we return this morning, another look at this morning's top stories. >>> five years after katrina, the slow recovery for storm victims in mississippi. it's pain relief without the pills. no pills, no pain. how can you get pain relief without taking pills around the clock? try thermacare heatwraps, for all day relief without pills. i was surprised, thermacare worked all day. you feel the heat. and it relaxes and unlocks the muscle. you've got to try it. [ man ] thermacare, more effective for back pain than the maximum dose of acetaminophen, the medicine in tylenol. go to thermacare.com today for a $3 off coupon. thermacare. no pills. no pain. just relief. [ female announcer ] sometimes, you can get so much out of so little. woohoo! especially when it comes to charmin ultra soft. it's so soft and absorbent, you can use 7 sheets versus 28. charmin ultra soft. enjoy the go. ♪ j♪ dreams of landns meet sea, deliciously ♪ ♪ friskies surfin' and turfin' favori
in daytona and indianapolis. the road is rough and the spectators aren't behind massive steel fences. so our josh levs takes a look at the track and the rules. >> let's take a look at the map behind me. i want to show you something here. i want you all to see where this is taking place in the united states, so let's zoom right in. we're going to california here. where we're going to go, it's east of l.a., east of san bernardino. we're going to go to this area where it takes place, soggy dry lake. that area is 50 miles long and they go around four times. what we're hearing about this, the "l.a. times" describes this as a mecca for off-road racing. you can see by the terrain why it's so popular. there are lots of races that take place through this area throughout the year. let's get to some of the video. these are written rules. you can see them for yourself on the website. look at what some of them say. first of all, they say do not spectate within 100 feet of the course. looking at what we're seeing here, it looks like people are way, way within that. exactly how many people are considered,
-year-old motorcycle racer at the indianapolis speedway. his name was peter lentz and died yesterday after wiping up before a warmup lap on a race. he was run over by another rider who was 12 years old. he's the youngest to ever die on that same speedway. >> all right. seven time cy young award winner roger clemens will be arraigned in washington, d.c. that will be at 2:00 eastern today. the six count indictment accuses him of lying to congress when he claims he never used steroids or h.g.h., human growth hormones. if convicted, clemens faces between 15 and 21 months behind bars and he has that civil suit looming if he pleads guilty or cuts a deal. >> he has a few issues. >> the imam behind the proposed mosque near ground zero said election year politics are to blame for the fueling of the islamic center. in an interview with the paper, rauf blames a tiny minority for leading the opposition. rauf compared the struggle of muslims to america to the earlier struggles of jews and cathol catholic immigrants. he made the comments during a taxpayer funded trip to the middle east. >> canadi
.d. norman. there's -- j.d. norman has taken an ad out in the local indianapolis newspaper called "the indianapolis star" and here it is this morning. full page ad pleading with the members of the local 23 to have a vote on this issue. this is 650 jobs that we'd like to keep in indiana as the national union representative knows and indicates in the paper this morning, these individuals were will be being paid at the market wage rate. >> sure. j.d. norman said effectively you can work for us at this particular rate which is $15.50 an hour. mitch, tell us, $15.50 an hour, is that on par? it's half of what the g.m. workers are making right now. is it on par with what other automakers in indiana are making? >> well, we have toyota plants, subaru facility and a honda plant here in indiana and it's above the starting wage rate at those facilities. and at the starting wage rate for what new g.m. workers would be paid when they're hired into the new g.m. in addition to this, the g.m. workers would be allowed to move to other facilities across the -- other g.m. facilities across the country o
the numbers go probably to triple digits. indianapolis gets to 96. it will feel like 100 to 119 in most of the country. yep, that's august. >> coming >> coming up in the next half hour, we'll look at some activity in the tropics, george. >> okay, sam, thank you very much. >>> first lady michelle obama and daughter sasha are back home at the white house after a five-day trip from spain that has drawn flak for being who extravaga extravagant. yunji de nies covered it. >> reporter: sasha gave her father a belated birthday hug after a whirlwind tour of southern spain. just hours earlier, mother and daughter met with the spanish king and queen for a lunch of fresh seafood and veal. for five days, they shopped and saw the sights, all under the crush of crowds. this girls' getaway wasn't cheap. these hotel rooms run from $400 to nearly $7,000 a night. the white house said the obamas paid their own way, but their security is covered by american taxpayers. some estimates put that cost at $2 have the,000. >> if they were mrs. bush, screaming would be heard everywhere. >> this is completely overhy
the various political faction that's rack. he predicted today in his speech in indianapolis that in fact in the not that distant future so there has been an impasse and political limbo, some time in the future those political differences will be resolved and the united states will continue its draw down but will not completely leafy rack as a matter of policy or u.s. forces. let's listen briefly to the vice president. >> i'm absolutely confident that iraq will form a national unity government that will be able to sustain that country. one more thing, drawing down our troops in iraq does not mean we are disengaging. >> reporter: that's an interesting point, rick, and jenna, because yesterday the commanding u.s. general in iraq said if the iraqis asked the united states to stay after the scheduled removal of all u.s. forces in 2011 the u.s. would consider that. the administration officials i've talked to says that is not signaling a new strategy, but it does open a bit of a window. rick: it's been five months now since iraq's national elections. how concerned is the white house about the r
, to chicago, all the way to indianapolis. these are 75-mile-per-hour storms. these are big thunderstorms, carrying lots and lots of rain. this can really be a problem. obviously, on your drive in this morning, but anytime during the day today. the other big weather story today. this is serious heat >>> and we are gearing up for another hot day. the daytime highs will make it into the mid to upper 80's. tonight it will cool down to the upper 60's. still energized from that little discussion, robin. all that weather was brought to you by dairy queen. robin? >> thinking about that. just breathe. thanks, sam. >>> next, a new consumer alert about supplements. could they be harmful to your health? well, max, first day... moh-ohm. -do you have your lunch? -yes. and you know where your classroom is? uh huh. mom, i can walk from here. what about your... mom, i got it. ♪ [ female announcer ] they're never too big for a little something sweet. kellogg's rice krispies treats. long summer days, and not enough sleep. what i wouldn't do for a do-over. [ female announcer ] new neutrogena® clinical sk
albuquerque to boise. indianapolis 84. kansas city 81. dallas 99. it's 72 here in new york. and 70 in boston. >>> you might say it was a match made in heaven. a houston couple that seemed destined to be together from day one. >> matt johnson and samantha green were born on the same day, the same year, at the same hospital. they were even delivered by the same doctor. they met 15 years later while attending the same high school. >> oh, wow. matt and samantha are now 23 years old. they now have one more thing in common, their wedding date. the couple just got married over the weekend. congrats to them. >> hopefully they're not twins separated at birth. we'll be back with more "world news now." >>> hurricane danielle has formed far off the atlantic coast but it is not expected to make landfall. >> 18 years ago, though, hurricane andrew did make landfall. it absolutely blasted south florida and was the third most powerful cat 5 storm in american history. from the "abc news vault," coverage from august 24th, 1992. >> reporter: a force of nature. erratic. deadly. and florida was just the beginning
in portland. indianapolis 83. kansas city 81. dallas just 88. just 67 in boston. and 76 here in the big apple. >>> people around spokane, washington, are playing host to some unwanted eight-legged friends and they won't be leaving any time soon. >> it is spider season in that neck of the woods. exterminators say it's the worst they've seen in 25 years. a bite from these hobo spiders could cause a blister, even a staph infection. homeowners are setting up traps as well as bug spray. >> experts say as it gets colder the invasion could actually get worse so avoid spokane if you are scared of spiders. >> bedbugs, spiders. >> we'll be right back. ♪ ♪ , ♪ [ male announcer ] try fixodent with a time-released formula. use just once per day for all-day hold. fixodent and forget it. when i got my medicare card, i realized i needed an aarp... medicare supplement nsurance card, too. medicare is one of the great things about turning 65, but it doesn't cover everything. in fact, it only pays up to " 80% of your part b expenses. if you're already on or eligible for medicare, call now to find out how a
troops in iraq and progress in afghanistan in a speech in indianapolis today. the address to the veterans of foreign wars comes as david patraeus says they're turning the tide in afghanistan and americans end their operations in iraq. >> we're going home. we won. it's over. >> reporter: the uplifting images out of iraq late last week are unlike most images of war. smiling soldiers preparing to head homeward are a sharp contrast to the news out of afghanistan. two members of a force were killed on monday. 44 international troops have died there this month, including 29 americans. this, as afghan president hamad karzai plans to reach out to the taliban. >> afghan will be ready to talk to those taliban powers who belong to afghanistan and not part of al-qaeda. >> reporter: senator lindsey graham has just returned from afghanistan. although graham has battled the president's idea of setting a date for troop withdrawal there, he now said he could see an end to u.s. involvement. >> after this trip, i think we can transition some areas of afghanistan to afghan control. i have seen progress i had
there and republican pollster john mclaughlin joining us from indianapolis. good morning to both of you. >> good morning. >> dana, let's start with you. this is one of your personal pet peeves. you hate it when people say the tea party candidate. explain why. >> i do! oh, because i think some people take tea party to mean it's an actual party and it's not. i don't like the term tea party candidate. makes me sick to my stomach. i look at it like this. there are republicans that are running, republican candidates that are on tickets in different primaries that share the same belief system and the same platform as the grassroots movement, but that doesn't make them a tea party candidate. sounds very co-opty to me. >> you feel while some are trying to portray the tea party as spoilers in this, these actually energizing the base. that's a good thing for republicans. >> right, you've seen it. we did a big study in the beginning of the year for national view institute and it's on our web site but it energized the republican primary and now you have candidates that have won these primaries and they can
and the indianapolis colts won that team's first super bowl championship in 36 years. many sports analysts credit their victory to the effective leadership style of coach tony dunni dungy. in his new book tony dungy reveals the philosophy for success on and off the football field. this book -- in your book you write in the 2007 indianapolis colts, quote, was not necessarily the most talented team you had ever coached but was the team that came together best. what kind of leadership did you feel you needed to impart to this team to get the most out of them? >> well, i really felt like it was just pulling everybody together, getting everybody going in the same direction and believing in each other. that can be done a lot of ways. my way was just to really encourage and tell the guys what we could do and that team embraced it more than anyone i had. >> and, in fact, coach chuck noll of the pittsburgh steelers, a player, assistant coach, you said his philosophy was that -- his idea of your job was to help your team be better. >> and that is really the message behind this book. i think sometimes as le
lee and we'll pick up the story then, ted stevens was born in indianapolis, indiana and made his faway to fairbanks, alaska, and born november of 1923 and served the us army corps and the second world war in china, three years, 1943 to 1946, the longest serving republican senator in the united states senate history. now we're waiting to see his fate, the fate possibly of his sons and also sean o'keefe, administrator of nasa, director there. martha: and his son as well. bill: more information when we get it i want to squeeze in a quick commercial break and we'll work our phones as we go to break here. for more information log onto foxnews.com and get complete updates and up-to-the-minute on-line and we're back here in a moment on this breaking news story in "america's newsroom." >> reporter: in case you're joining us we are reporting on a plane crash in the wilderness of alaska that may possibly have taken the lives of eight or nine people. we are working our way through the information trying to figure out what we can report as fact and what is not. this is what we understand, late las
to indianapolis and along much of the east coast. it's 87 in miami and 102 in dallas. >>> well, whether you pass the gray pupon or keep it simple with the yellow variety there was plenty to spread around in wisconsin. >> tongues were tingling at the mustard museum. in middleton in celebration of national mustard day over the weekend. everyone got a chance to sample an assortment of tangy treats from mustard ice cream to mustard custard. >> yum. unlike its completing condiment, there are hundreds of varieties of mustard. as one mustard lover pointed out, ketchup is just ketchup. >> we'll be right back. [ wom nine iron, it's almost tee-time... time to face the pollen that used to make me sneeze... my eyes water. but now zyrtec®, ]e fastest 24-hour allergy relief, comes in a new liquid gel. new zyrtec® liquid gels work fast, so i can love the air®. comes in a new liquid gel. glad to see to fixing that old clock. around time to stop putting things off, because time waits for no one. kind of like how you've been putting off calling about the colonial penn program? i know, i know, but i did look a
. indianapolis 91. it's 89 in sacramento. 93 in colorado springs, and 94 in boise. >>> it is not made of gold, but it has turned out to be quite a gem. >> a rare yellow lobster was found alive off the coast of newport, rhode island. the lobsterman who trapped it said he's never seen anything like that before and that's not a surprise since a yellow lobster is just 1 in 30 million. >> the unique color will keep it out of hot water literally. instead of ending up on a dinner plate, it will be spared and put out on display. the lucky guy. >> buy a lottery ticket. >> we'll be right back. i realized i needed an aarp... medicare supplement nsurance card, too. medicare is one of the great things about turning 65, but it doesn't cover everything. in fact, it only pays up to " 80% of your part b expenses. if you're already on or eligible for medicare, call now to find out how an aarp... insured by unitedhealthcare insurance company, not paid by medicare part b. that can save you from paying .up to thousands of dollars... out of your own pocket. these are the only medicare supplement insurance plans...
he was heading to indianapolis, indiana, and that's where he was from. he didn't have enough money to get there. >> did he seem -- you offered him, ron, a job doing some odd jobs around the church, i think pulling some weeds and cleaning up some hoses. you were going to pay him $40. did he seem grateful for the opportunity? >> yeah, he told me he was out of money and so i offered a job for him, so he mowed the grass and brought the weed whacker out and did a bunch of the work around the church. i paid him, he took the money and like any good pastor i talked about tithing and he wanted to tithe off the $40. >> and i know eventually your suspicions raised to the point where you did call law enforcement as did another parishioner who apparently recognized him from the news. he was planning to come back and perhaps do some more work the next day and that's when he was arrested. he was arrested with a handgun. you now know a little bit more about his background. have you stopped to think about what could have been had he come back to that church? >> yeah, i sure have. i thought of all t
has not been identified. >>> the death of a 13-year-old on the indianapolis motor speedway is sparking debate about how young is too young for racers to be competing on one of the world's best-known tracks. motorcycle racer peter lenz died sunday after falling off his bike and getting run over by another cycle driven by a 12-year-old. >>> a tragic accident in ecuador sunday when a bus ran off a highway and overturned killing 38 people and injuring a dozen others. police believe a driver fell asleep, although the cause of the crash is still under investigation. >>> a volcano in western indonesia that has been dormant for mour than four centuries is erupting today. people living on the slopes of mt. sinabung. >>> the comic book superhero was arrested today in sydney after scaling a building with his barehands. robaire is known forri climbing the tallest buildings without ropes or equipment. it is 8:04. back now to al in los angeles. >>> we have a chilly morning in los angeles. temperatures in the upper 50s. as we look at our pick city, us a continue, texas, kxan, nbc 36, cloudy with afte
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